Our motivation to support and enable applied research and innovation projects lies in the belief that when companies and universities work in tandem they can push the frontiers of knowledge, and become a powerful engine for innovation and economic growth. At the core of the joint applied research projects is the CO-IN© Model.
The aim of this approach is to accelerate cooperative research, innovation, knowledge and technology transfer through enhancing strategic academia-industry alliances between business and educational organisations. It supports the knowledge-based economy and increases the competitiveness and innovation of organisations that invest in research and development, co-create and share new knowledge and strengthen the capacities of the human capital according to their needs.
Participating in applied research and innovation projects opens up lots of possibilities: